What two things did God NOT create?

You hear a lot of hypothetical, philosophical questions about the nature of God and His power. I still have memories of the smug smile that invariably followed the challenging statement: "if God is all-powerful, can he create a rock so big that He can't move it?" As if we can create a paradox in our … Continue reading What two things did God NOT create?

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Is it my fault they can’t take a joke? It doesn’t matter…

Many of you probably watched the Democratic debates earlier this week with varying levels of approval or disapproval, and if you're into politics, you probably posted something about it at some point, or read someone else's post. Maybe even Mike Huckabee's. So, the former Arkansas governor and ordained Baptist minister took to Twitter with what I'm … Continue reading Is it my fault they can’t take a joke? It doesn’t matter…

I know I don’t earn my salvation, but am I entitled to it?

I’m convinced that one of the reasons we sometimes have such a hard time reconciling the concept of “faith” and “works” in our relationship to God is that we really don’t understand the concept of grace, and how it applies to that relationship. We find Christians playing “battle of the verses”, one going to Ephesians … Continue reading I know I don’t earn my salvation, but am I entitled to it?